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Welcome to Butterfly Farms Website

The mission of Butterfly Farms is to conserve native butterflies and their habitats through education and conservation. Please feel free to browse our website and join us in our efforts of Education, Conservation, and Research.

Butterfly Farms is open daily to the public from 10:00am-4:00pm.

Vivarium tours are available during these hours and a $5 admission fee per person is requested.

Children under 2 years of age are free.

3012 Oleander Avenue Vista, CA 92081

(760) 613-5867

Butterfly Farms is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Federal Tax ID: 46-4000153. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Please consult your legal or financial advisor.

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